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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Front desk is great, Julie the bartender was great...wait staff fantastic...right on the lake...very nice rooms with comfortable beds...Bar and restaurant very convenient...great place to relax after a long day at work.

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

Thomas P, thank you so much for your 5 star review of our hotel and staff. We have put a lot of focus on providing service that people will be moved to comment about and it sounds like Julie did that for you. We are also the only hotel in Detroit Lakes with a full service restaurant and bar within...

Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I was tired & had a specific request regarding my room reservation. The front desk man Joe was super kind & helpful. He demonstrated superior customer service & that transaction will make me return to DL Holiday Inn! Thank you Joe!

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

Rachelle H, thank you so much for your 5 star review of our hotel and staff. Joe does a great job for us and he sets a great example for the rest of the staff as well. I can not tell you how happy I am to hear he influenced where you will stay going forward. I will be sure...

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Reviewed 24 October 2016

Stayed at this hotel multiple times and it does not disappoint. The experience is always good, but nothing over the top. Rooms have always been clean and never had an issue with temperature etc. in the room. There are not enough outlets in the rooms close to the beds, that is annoying. The thing that would make this place better...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

Dear jdTraveler03, Thank you for being an IHG Rewards Club Platinum member and for leaving us a feedback. We are so pleased you liked the service you received from our staff and the room accommodations you had. On the other hand, we are sorry that the food quality and options we have was not to your liking. We highly value...

Russell, Minnesota
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great room with a great view of the beautiful lake. Hotel is close to restaurants and convenience stores. Our room was clean and spacious. The manager, Joe, was friendly and accommodating! Will definitely stay here again.

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

ebeeee3z, thank you so much for your 5 star review of our hotel and staff. I will be sure to share your comments with Joe as the staff really appreciate hearing from our guests, the good as well as areas of opportunity. We hope to see you again soon. Douglas Anselmin General Manager

St. Paul, MN
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We attended a three day meeting at the hotel. The sleeping rooms were adequate, nothing to commend them as more than average. The facilities, overall, were very good, providing a nice pool area, good meeting rooms, a very nice beach on the lake, and a decent restaurant and bar. Everything is convenient. Service was uniformly good and pleasant, excepting the...

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

SeaStock, I appreciate you taking the time to provide a nice, comprehensive review of your hotel stay with us. We will be starting a remodel in 2017 and the guest rooms will be getting an upgrade as well as some of the other areas of the hotel. I will be sure to share your comments with our bar manager as...

Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We spent a great evening at the Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes. To cap-off the evening, we ended up in the in the lounge /bar area to watch the VP debates on television. We were warmly greeted by and severed by the hotel's bar tender Julie. She was kind warm efficient friendly personable.....outstanding. She actually made our evening what it was....fun....

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

Eht333, thank you so much for your 5 star review of our hotel and staff. Our staff works hard to create an experience for our guests that is "more than you expect". Sounds like Julie did just that and I will be sure and share your comments with her as well as personally thank her for a job well done....

Grand Forks, North Dakota
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The room was perfect, clean spacious and great view of the lake. Well kept building. The restaurant and bar were both good. Fire pits on beach in evening was nice. Staff was all very friendly and helpful.

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

BryanM1206, thank you so much for your 5 star review of our hotel and staff. I will be sure to share your positive feedback with all the staff as they really like getting the feedback on how well they are doing. Thank you again and we hope you visit us again soon. Douglas Anselmin General Manager

Winkler, Canada
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Fab hotel for a few days away with my daughters and a friend. The complimentary bikes, canoes, paddle boards and kayaks is one of the main reasons we stay here. Access to their own private beach on the lake is the best and breakfast on the outdoor patio tops it all off. Remember to visit Zorbas while you are in...

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

R0bert1967, thank you so much for your comprehensive 5 star review of our hotel. Sounds like you had a great time while here and were able to enjoy all the free lake "toys" we have for our guests to use. Next time you are in town you should check out the DL mountain bike area, great terrain and they rent...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 6 September 2016

My wife and I stayed here as part of our honeymoon and couldn't have asked for a better experience. Pictures don't quite do this hotel justice, as it is literally ON the beach and has an outstanding bar/restaurant with a fabulous patio and awesome views. Despite leading into the Labor Day weekend, the hotel was serene and pleasant to be...

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

tramalox, thank you so much for your outstanding, 5 star review of our hotel and staff members. Our objective at the hotel is to provide the level of service where all of our guests would be compelled to write a review just like yours. I will be sure to share your comments with Tony and Sheila as our staff loves...

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great stay at the holiday inn-Detroit lakes! The staff was so nice and Joe was especially accommodating and patient! He went out of his way to make sure we were set up and had everything we needed after some unexpected hiccups (our fault). We would definitely recommend staying there based on the impeccable service we received!

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Doug_Anselmin, General Manager at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes, responded to this review

Caitlen E, thank you so much for your 5 star review of our hotel and staff. I am very happy to hear that Joe was so accommodating for you and I will be sure and share your comments with him. We look forward to taking care of you again in the future as we very much appreciate your business. Have...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located on the north shore of beautiful Big Detroit Lake. The hotel has one hundred and three sleeping rooms. There is a seven hundred foot stretch of sandy beach and free docking facilities available for our summertime guests to enjoy. We are adjacent to miles of beautifully groomed snowmobile and cross-country ski trails. Our indoor recreation center offers a swimming pool, whirlpool, Sauna, video arcade and fitness center. Our outdoor amenities include children's playground, picnic area, bicycles, kayaks, canoes and paddleboats. We also offer pontoons and fishing boats for rent at our marina. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes

Address: 1155 Hwy 10 East, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
Region: United States > Minnesota > Detroit Lakes
Price Range: $127 - $315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes 3*
Number of rooms: 102
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